Welcome to Walking for Water!

Walking for Water is an awareness and fundraising initiative. School children aged 10-15 are sponsored by friends and family to walk 6 kilometres while carrying 6 litres of water in a backpack.

Children learn about global water issues, while raising funds to help solve them. Organise your own event! Read more »



You are invited! - September 30th, 2014 by CAmsinger

Teachers, School Directors, What will your students learn about water this year? How will they come to understand that they can help solve a big problem? Create change? Click here to see your invitation to join the Walking for Water Campaign 2015! Don’t just talk the talk,  TAKE THE…

Colorado kids help their peers in Sri Lanka! - June 5th, 2014 by CAmsinger

Imagine our surprise when one day in April we received a message from teacher Jennifer Kaplan of Brown International School in Denver, Colorado, a school we didn’t even know was walking!  She informed us that 100 of their students had decided to participate in Walking…

How did it go? Update Walking for Water Campaign 2014 - May 26th, 2014 by CAmsinger

High time for an update on Walking for Water 2014!  As many of you know, the campaign began in the Netherlands back in 2003, so this March was the 12th Campaign!  In the Netherlands, just over 33.000 Dutch kids from all around the country walked 6…



Our partners

Click on the icons to go to the Partner webpages AMREF Aqua for All Simavi Zoa Akvo H2O for Life Pump Aid

Are you part of a Rotary? Click here!

Recent blogs

30 SepYou are invited!
05 JunColorado kids help their peers in Sri Lanka!
26 MayHow did it go? Update Walking for Water Campaign 2014
18 MarUN World Water Day – 22 March!

Funded projects

In 2011 Walking for Water raised 1.2 million Euro, which funded over 20 projects. Below a random project is shown.